AVA-Mat-Su Regional Academy:
Beyond Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs):
Integrating Trauma Informed Strategies into Healthcare Practice
Ptarmigan Connections and the Academy on Violence and Abuse (AVA) are partnering to offer the Mat-Su Community a unique educational event designed for healthcare providers about ACEs, trauma informed practice, and early screening procedures
April 13, 2018
Working together to build a resilient Mat-Su
Location: 501 N Gulkana St Palmer, AK 99645
Time: 8am-4pm, Friday, April 13, 2018
Who should attend: Medical providers, Social Service providers, School District personnel, and Behavioral Health providers who work with families in the Mat-Su Valley
Continuing education credits will be available for physicians and counselors
Ptarmigan Connections https://ptarmiganconnections.com/
- Mission: Connecting families to diverse healthcare professionals, advancing knowledge, and bridging resources for responsive care.
Academy on Violence and Abuse (AVA) http://www.avahealth.org/
- The mission of the AVA is to advance health education and research on the recognition, treatment, and prevention of the health effects of violence and abuse across the lifespan.